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something about it. >> reporter: in his garage, garcia is waiting to fix the fiscal cliff one can at a time. how much money have you sent the government? >> a little bit over $3,000. >> reporter: $3,197.88, to be exact. all tracked on a handwritten ledger. for the last three years, garcia has been paying the government $50 a month of his postal service pension and money from cans he collects. >> we are paying absolutely too much interest, too much interest. >> reporter: it really bothers you? >> it bothers me, because it makes no sense. >> reporter: sense is something garcia's wife of 59 years thinks her husband could use. do you think he is crazy? >> well -- >> reporter: call him crazy. but there is an entire federal office, the bureau of public debt that collects money from hundreds of mr. garcias. this office in parkersburg, west virginia, was set up by president kennedy so citizens could pay down the national debt. this year alone it collected 7.7 million in gifts, about 90 million since it was established. but 90 million is not that much, especially when you consider the federal defici
or not continue, he has had it. in his unheated garage, 85-year-old garcia is working to fix the fiscal cliff, one can at a time. how much money have you sent the government? >> a little bit over $3,000. >> reporter: $3,197.88, to be exact. all tracked on a hand-written ledger. the last three years, garcia has been paying the government $50 a month of his postal service pension and money from cans he collects. >> we are paying absolutely too much interest. >> reporter: it really bothers you? >> it bothers me, because it makes no sense. >> reporter: sense something garcia's wife of 59 years thinks her husband could use. do you think he's crazy? >> loco? >> reporter: call him crazy, but there is an entire federal office, the bureau of public debt, that collects money from hundreds of mr. garcias. this office in parkersburg, west virginia, was set up by president kennedy, so citizens could pay down the national debt. this year alone, it's collected $7.7 million in gifts, about $90 million since it was established. but $90 million isn't that much, especially when you consider the federal deficit is $1
they came home from the grocery store -- best jerry garcia -- when they finally pulled up in part, i hope the window and just started shouting, might, i cite you ever get here. i need that so badly. and they just looked. and they came upstairs. for a mountain girl it was crucial because she had dirty been busted for pot can kesey and probably would've gone away at that time for many years. denard for real problem in any neighborhood. for no reason at all, there is a set up of people and so that's my story. i saved a mountain girl and jerry. [applause] >> why do we open up for questions. anybody have any questions? >> hi, i am cozy. i was fortunate and i met dad e4. i came here on the great medicine ball caravan. everyone was there. so when i arrived here, i think my first thanksgiving was spent with the members of congress. my first members was spent at the whole class over in the east bay and then came the exhibitionist in the middle. i came into london and the rock stars only make 20 pounds a month. when i met them they are, what really struck me was the inclusiveness. as you know, if y
hill taters sierra lamar will enter a plea today for other crimes. 21 year-old antoine garcia thorez is facing charges any attacks on three women in 2009. all three cases happened morgan hill safeway parking lot. torres is still awaiting trial following his arrest in may for the disappearance of sierra lamar. >> a quick break and here's a live look at the san mateo bridge this morning. the traffic is really backed up here in the westbound direction this morning. coming up we will have the largest searches, biggest surges on the boulders year. -- surgeons on the google look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn't have back problems. you kids have got it too good if you ask me. [ male announcer ] now u-verse high speed internet has mor
with somebody named dorian garcia, who is actually a troop in afghanistan. it was a great experience to be able to run into him after eight years. i really didn't know what to expect. he really enjoyed it. he contacted me on facebook and asked me if i was going to be there because he saw a poster of harlem globetrotters. i told him i was. now this is going to pave the way for us to xeep in touch with each other a little more than one time in eight years. >> that's pretty cool. tell us finally, this is a group that's been around for more than 80 years. i remember them as a kid. i just loved you guys. how do you become a harlem globetrotter and do that? is it really hard? >> it is hard. it's been around for 87 years, and it's not easy to do. everybody sees the tricks that we do every single day, but they don't know the type of commitment and dedication we have to do in order to be a harlem globetrotter. statement we're all great basketball players. we start our tour on december 26th, which is called the write the rules world tour where the fans go on harlemglobetrotters.com and vote what they wan
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